This is your guide to memory care in Anchorage, AK. Memory care communities offer housing and care for people age 65 and older with Alzheimer's disease and other kinds of dementia. Memory care enables seniors with memory impairment to stay as active and engaged as they possibly can, while living in a dignified, safe and secure setting. Our local Senior Living Advisors are widely knowledgeable about memory care in Anchorage, AK and nearby cities. After an initial assessment, your advisor will prepare a list of memory care communities that most closely match your loved one's unique requirements for care and living preferences, as well as your family's budget.Memory Care Costs in Anchorage, AK
Price varies widely depending on location, care required, size of the resident's living space and the level of luxury at the community. The price of memory care in Anchorage ranges from $500 to $7,000 a month.
Memory Care Costs in Nearby Cities* The costs above represent the AVERAGE monthly cost of memory care for a one person bedroom in that city.
Facts about Anchorage
The official website for the city of Anchorage is http://www.muni.org/.
Anchorage is represented by Mayor Ethan Berkowitz.
Anchorage (officially called the Municipality of Anchorage) is a unified home rule municipality in the U.S. State of Alaska. With an estimated 300,950 residents in 2013, it is Alaska's most populous city and contains more than 40 percent of the state's total population; among the 50 states, only New York has a higher percentage of residents who live in its most populous city. All together, the Anchorage metropolitan area, which combines Anchorage with the neighboring Matanuska-Susitna Borough, had a population of 396,142 in 2013.Anchorage is located in the South-central portion of Alaska at the terminus of the Cook Inlet on a peninsula formed by the Knik Arm to the north and the Turnagain Arm to the south. The city limits span 1,961.1 square miles which encompass the urban core, a joint Military base, several outlying communities and almost all of Chugach State Park.Anchorage's location on the globe puts it within 9 and Â½ hours by air to nearly 90% of the industrialized world. For this reason Anchorage is a common refueling stop for many international passenger flights and is home to a major FedEx Hub which the company calls a â€œcritical partâ€â€ of its global network of services.Anchorage has been named an All-America City four times, in 1956, 1965, 1984—85, and 2002, by the National Civic League. It has also been named by Kiplinger as the most tax-friendly city in the United States.